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FIBA and US SOCOM collaborate on new technologies
30 August, 2016
The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA) has reached an agreement with the US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) to jointly produce new technologies for the US Special...
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GAO recommends oversight mechanisms for US Army’s $2.9bn Patriot upgrade Tuesday, August 30, 2016 A review conducted by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has recommended that the US Army establish oversight mechanisms for its $2.9bn Patriot surface-to-air missile...

Kratos and Robonic to supply aerial target launchers to US Army Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has teamed up with Robonic, a subsidiary of Safran Electronics & Defense of Finland, to supply aerial target launchers to the US...

DARPA develops smartphone-sized radiation detection sensors Friday, August 26, 2016 The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has developed and demonstrated a network of smartphone-sized mobile devices that can detect the tiniest traces of radioactive...

Deals this week: ARTEC, DRS Technologies, LONGBOW Friday, August 26, 2016 ARTEC has secured a $439.97m contract from OCCAR for Boxer multi-role armoured fighting...

Drone Aviation to integrate sensors on US Army’s WASP tactical aerostats Friday, August 26, 2016 Drone Aviation has received a contract from a US Department of Defense (DoD) prime contractor for sensor integration on winch aerostat small platform (WASP) tactical...

UN report alleges Syrian Government and ISIS used chemicals weapons against civilians Friday, August 26, 2016 The United Nations (UN) Security Council has claimed that terrorist group ISIS and the Syrian Government have used chemicals weapons against civilians in the country....

Airbus wins QinetiQ contract to provide self-protection systems for MBTs Thursday, August 25, 2016 Airbus DS Electronics and Border Security (EBS) has been contracted by QinetiQ to supply self-protection systems for armoured...

ATEC to design engine for US Army's Black Hawk and Apache helicopters Thursday, August 25, 2016 The Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC) joint venture (JV) comprising Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney has received a contract to design a new engine for the US Army's Black Hawk and...

DRS Technologies wins $400m contract to build JAB system for US Army Thursday, August 25, 2016 DRS Technologies has received a $400m indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from the US Army to build the new joint assault bridge (JAB)...

Exercise Pacific Endeavor 2016 begins in Australia Wednesday, August 24, 2016 Exercise Pacific Endeavor 2016 has commenced in Brisbane, Australia, to improve communication interoperability and expedite humanitarian assistance and disaster relief response in the...

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Sensonor Supplies IMUs for NASA Raven and Near Earth Orbit Scout Thursday, August 25, 2016 by Sensonor Sensonor AS first began supplying its standard Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) and Gyroscope Modules for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) space applications in 2012, beginning with the launch of the...

ViaSat Reaches 500th Production Terminal of Highly Successful Link 16 STT Thursday, August 25, 2016 by SurCom Global broadband services and technology company ViaSat Inc announced today that it delivered its 500th production KOR-24A Small Tactical Terminal (STT)....

Xplore Sets 20 Year Rugged Tablet Industry Record Wednesday, August 24, 2016 by Xplore Technologies Xplore Technologies has just marked the beginning of its 20 year rugged tablet industry...

Dantherm Announces Introduction of New 26,000 BTU A/C Unit Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by Dantherm Air Handling The new AC-M7C air conditioner is designed to provide climate control in ISO containers in hot environments and is capable of providing air conditioning in ambient temperatures up to...

Irish Defence Forces Take Delivery of More EOD Vehicles Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group The Irish Defence Forces have taken delivery of two more MAN HX 60 4x4 armoured trucks fitted with Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group's armoured shelter for their EOD...

Plasan’s Guarder Armoured Carrier Supports Security Operations at 2016 Rio Olympics Monday, August 22, 2016 by Plasan Working to maintain security during the 2016 Rio Olympics, police forces in Brazil are using a unique armoured vehicle made by Plasan, a leader in the design, development and integration...

Legacy Building Solutions Rated 1952 on America's Fastest-Growing Company List Friday, August 19, 2016 by Legacy Building Solutions Rigid steel frame fabric structure pioneer Legacy Building Solutions has announced its ranking of 1952 on America's 2016 Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private...

Barrett Communications Signed Contract with East African Nation Defence Force Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by Barrett Communications Barrett Communications have signed a significant contract with the National Defence Force of an East African Nation....

Phantom Technologies Introduces IMSI CATCHER – IMSI400 Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by Phantom Technologies The IMSI400 is Phantom Technologies' unrivalled IMSI CATCHER, designed to detect IMSIs and IMEIs present and active in a designated area for both 2G and 3G phones....

Xplore Receives $13.5m Follow-On Order from Top Telecommunications Service Provider for Android™-Powered Fully Rugged Tablet PCs Tuesday, August 16, 2016 by Xplore Technologies Xplore Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: XPLR) today announced that one of the largest broadband and wireless telecommunications companies in the US has ordered more than 9,000 XSLATE D10 fully...

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